Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue and Adoption

Bailey, at two years old. 



Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue & Adoption
Dedicated to helping unwanted basset hounds find new homes.

Adoption Application


To fill out an adoption application with Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue, please provide the following information in an email to us at wybassetrescue@gmail.com or you may download the application below in Word format to fill out and submit.   Submitting of this application does not automatically guarantee that you will be approved to adopt a dog.  An original application may still be sent to you for your signature.

  Download Application in Word format 

Successful adoption depends on both the selection of the right basset for your household and the understanding of his/her care taking needs.  So that we may assist you with this selection, please answer the following questions as completely as possibly.  Thank you.

  • Name: (husband & wife, if married)

  • Name & phone number of veterinarian

  • Your address, including city, state and zip

  • Home Phone

  • Work Phone & Work Hours

  • Two References - non-relative (include name & phone number)

  • Are you working with another Rescue or Shelter at this time too?

  • Do you own or rent your home? (If you rent, please provide your landlord's name and phone number)

  • Type of Dwelling: House, Condo/Townhouse, Apartment, Mobile Home

  • Do you have a fenced area or yard for the dog?
      (If yes, type of fence - length, width, & height)

  • Have you ever owned a dog before? (If yes, what breed)

  • Have you ever owned a basset hound or bloodhound before?

  • Why do you want to own a Basset or Bloodhound?

  • Do you presently have other animals? (If yes, provide type, breed, gender, if altered, and how long you have owned them)

  • How many adults in household?

  • How many children in household and ages and genders?

  • How do other family members feel about getting a dog?

  • Is anyone home during the day?  At night?

  • Is anyone in the home allergic to dogs?

  • Are you willing to housetrain the dog if necessary?

  • Where will the dog be kept during the day?  At night?  When you are away from home?

Falsifying answers on this application, or at any time during the adoption process, will disqualify you from adoption.

If you have any questions on this application please email us at wybassetrescue@gmail.com.   Thank you for your application.

Wyoming Basset Hound Rescue and Adoption


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